New EC RIS coordinator

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On 1 July 2011,  a major reorganisation was implemented at DG MOVE - European Commission, DG MOVE. Under the auspices of the Directorate European Mobility Network (Director: Jean-Eric Paquet), RIS will be dealt with in the Unit for Ports and Inland Navigation (Head: Dimitrios Theologitis)

Marc Vanderhaegen is the new EC principal administrator for River Information Services (RIS) succeeding Astrid Schlewing from 1 July 2011 onwards. Astrid Schlewing has taken up new responsibilities on eFreight, within the Directorate for Logistics, Maritime & Land Transport (director: Fotis Karamitsos), Unit for Maritime Transport & Logistics (Head: M. Kopzynska).

Jean-Eric                  Marc                        Astrid
         Paquet             Vanderhaegen         Schlewing

The European RIS Community would like to thank Astrid Schlewing for her enthousiasm and immense work (some 17 years) to make RIS happen in Europe. A job well done!